Laura is an experienced content writer who has worked in many different industries since completing her degree in English Literature. Her previous writing experience ranges from fashion and design to cosmetic surgery and dentistry, and it was the latter that sparked Laura’s interest in the health sector. Laura now dedicates herself to the medical industry, researching the latest medical news stories, and compiling interesting and helpful articles to share with the public. Laura spends most of her days researching, writing, and sharing important information on social media about health and medicine. Her desire for helping and informing our readers by answering their burning health questions has meant that she has created original and thoroughly researched pieces that have engaged our readers and contributed towards improving their health. Outside of work, Laura tries to take her own advice by living a healthy lifestyle, enjoying long walks and yoga classes, although she also enjoys a takeaway or two! Laura likes to keep up to date with medical news stories in her spare time, always preparing for the next intriguing blog post!

  1. What Will Happen to Your Medicines Post-Brexit?

    What Will Happen to Your Medicines Post-Brexit?
      Brexit has been looming for a while now but the pressure has increased in recent weeks as we approach the deadline and concerns over the supply of medicine rise. A report was released recently detailing what could happen in the event of a no-deal Brexit. The Yellowhammer report suggests there could be disruptions to the supply of medicine...
  2. Smoking Prevalence in UK Films

    Smoking Prevalence in UK Films
    With it being Stoptober this month (a campaign to help smokers quit the habit for 28 days and beyond), we’re looking at how the media has or hasn’t contributed to the number of people smoking in our society by researching the level of exposure to the British audience.   From James Bond to the Marvel franchise, some of our most...
  3. The Definitive Guide to Buying Prescription Drugs Online

    The Definitive Guide to Buying Prescription Drugs Online
    Our entire lives seem to be on the internet these days, from our social lives and careers, to how we manage our finances, the internet helps us in many ways. How we access medical advice and medication has also digitally evolved. With a press of a button we can find out tons of medical information, and even find a...
  4. Hair Loss in Pregnancy

    Hair Loss in Pregnancy
    Pregnancy causes so many biological changes, and hair loss can be one that’s distressing to a lot of women. Although hair loss in pregnancy is quite rare, the months following birth is when women are more likely to experience hair thinning and shedding.  During pregnancy, you should see your hair becoming thicker, fuller and more lustrous, but for some women...
  5. Cialis vs Tadalafil: What’s the Difference Between Them?

    Cialis vs Tadalafil: What’s the Difference Between Them?
    Cialis vs Tadalafil  Erectile Dysfunction (ED) is an extremely common problem faced by many men in the UK today. The likelihood of an average male developing the inability to develop and maintain an erection is high, with recent studies finding that 52% of men between 40 and 70 years old are currently affected by impotence. There are many treatment...
  6. Zopiclone vs Circadin: What’s the Difference Between Them?

    Insomnia is one of the most common sleep disorders thought to affect around 1 in 3 of us at some point in our lives. The symptoms and severity of insomnia vary significantly from person to person, however, the disorder is generally characterised as a difficulty getting to sleep or staying asleep for long enough to feel refreshed the next...
  7. Medicines to Avoid If You Suffer from Peanut Allergy

    Medicines to Avoid If You Suffer from Peanut Allergy
    Having an allergy to any substance can seem like it’s taking over your life, the symptoms can be severe and debilitating, and you more than likely find yourself constantly checking food packaging labels for the ingredients. Food is one of the main allergens, but food packaging is not the only label you should be checking if you’re trying to...
  8. Do You Know About Your Summary Care Record?

    Do You Know About Your Summary Care Record?
    A Summary Care Record (SCR) is something that is assigned to you at birth and holds some important information about you, but many people don’t know what it is. With the new GPhC regulations coming into force for online prescribing you may be hearing about your Summary Care Record a lot more, particularly if you buy your medication online...
  9. Does Viagra for women exist?

    Does Viagra for women exist?
    A lot of attention has been given to improving the sex lives of men, but what about women? It’s thought that around 1 in 5 men have problems with their libido, and around half of men are affected by sexual dysfunctions such as erectile dysfunction. However, even more women have reduced sex drive but what is being done about...
  10. Changes to Online Prescribing: What This Means For You

    Changes to Online Prescribing: What This Means For You
    Please note that from August 2nd 2019 we will no longer be able to supply the following medication online Zolpidem Zopiclone Codeine Co-Codamol Co-dydramol DF118 Forte Dihydrocodeine Kapake Remedeine Solpadol Zapain If you are concerned about gaining access to these medications we strongly recommend you contact your GP immediately. The information below is designed to give you a greater...

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